Over the last few years, a few things that used to fairly normal have been disallowed in India. We have listed a few of those things below. 

1. Journalist covering the gangrape of a Dalit woman in Uttar Pradesh. 

2. Hospitals reporting a shortage of oxygen and asking for help to save their patients. 

Indian Express

3. Seeking an oxygen cylinder for your grandfather on Twitter. 

New Indian Express

4. Questioning about the money donated to PM Cares Fund. 


5. Being a Muslim working in a COVID war room. 

The Print

6. Making TV shows that ‘offend religious sentiments’. 

The Print

7. Editing Google docs about ‘protests’. 

Teen Vogue

8. Being a political activist speaking against the government. 

Human rights watch

9. Being a journalist doing their jobs. 

The Wire

10. Students studying in their own college library. 


11. Students protecting other students from being assaulted by police. 


12. Making cartoons criticising the judiciary. 


I’ll just leave it here and let you ponder over all this for a while.